United States Seventh Circuit

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McCarty v. Menard, Inc., 18‐3069

Held that a man who tripped over a product display sign at a store could not proceed with his personal injury lawsuit. Affirmed summary judgment in favor of the store, relying on the open and obvious doctrine which implicates the general duty of care owed to business invitees in Illinois.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2019/05/20

Judges

  • St. Eve

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel